As expected, David Quinn is shaking up the defense pairings in advance of tonight’s game against Ottawa. Not one pairing had a strong game defensively, which is to be expected with two rookies and a newcomer learning a new system*.
*-In case you were wondering, that’s why there isn’t a post on the struggles of the blue line. Yes, I read the comments in the Lias Andersson post.
The blue line pairings are likely to go through a blender for a while until something sticks with some semblance of stability. That may take a while, though.